"Cops" is a Joseph M. Schenck short comedy, starring Buster Keaton and featuring Joe Roberts, a star of Silent Hall of Fame.
The film is full of hilarious moments and demonstrates Buster Keaton's extraordinary athletic abilities. It enjoys a very strong 7.8 rating on IMDB. "Cops" was added to the National Film Registry in 1997 as being deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".
Directed by Eddie Cline, Buster Keaton Produced by Joseph Schenck Scenario by Eddie Cline, Buster Keaton Starring Buster Keaton, Joe Roberts Cinematography Elgin Lessley Distributed by First National Pictures Inc. Release date March, 1922 Running time 18 min. Country United States Language Silent film, English intertitles
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